Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subfamily Nebriinae

Beetle [Notiophilus?] ID Request - Notiophilus Small Ground beetle - Notiophilus Unknown Beetle - Nebria diversa Nebria pallipes small bronze ground beetle - Brassy Big-eyed Beetle (Notiophilus aeneus)? - Notiophilus aeneus Beetle - Notiophilus aeneus - male Looks like a Nebria, - Nebria obliqua Dorsal habitus of Nebria brevicollis - Nebria brevicollis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Nebriinae
Numbers
~80 species in 6 genera of 4 tribes in our area, 5 tribes total(1)

Tribes:
Range
The 4 tribes represented in North America are Laurasian (mostly boreal & montane); the fifth is Neotropical(1)
Internet References
(2)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.eAgra: Western Hemisphere Caraboidea